I love home. It’s not the particular house, really, just wherever I live. But it only becomes home upon unpacking, right? When I heard Maureen O’Hara tell John Wayne “I need my things about me” in the Quiet Man, it struck a nerve. Even though those things may not be worth much, they’re dear to
So many things about this bug the ever-loving shit out of me. Bank of America to pay $16.6 million to resolve U.S. sanctions violations Bank of America Corp’s banking unit (BAC.N) agreed to pay $16.6 million to resolve allegations that it processed several hundred transactions for drug traffickers who are subject to U.S. sanctions, the
Thesaurus.com now lists ‘obstructionist’ as right-winger. Dictionary.com hasn’t gone completely round the bend yet. YET.
I did FTDNA’s Family Finder a few weeks ago. The results were clear and they matched me with a 2nd cousin! So, after talking with Boudicca a bit I decided to try Ancestry’s DNA test. They’ve a huge database of both documents and people. It works essentially the same way; after the test they show
Welcome to the old theme. Thanks to a heads-up from Dave yesterday I (he) discovered that comments were gone. Like a bad magic act disappeared ‘em. So… what’s old is new again. Yep, I’ve been absent… my head is up my own ass much too regularly to be healthy.